Extrasensory (move)

Move data

Type Psychic
Category   Special
Power 80
Accuracy 100
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 3

Effects

Extrasensory deals damage and has a 10% chance of causing the target to flinch (if the target has not yet moved).

Pokémon with the ability Inner Focus or those behind a Substitute cannot be made to flinch.

Changes

In Generations 3-5 Extrasensory has 30 PP.

In Generation 3 if the target has used Minimize, Extrasensory deals double damage.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Psychium Z and uses its Z-Power, Extrasensory turns into Shattered Psyche and has base power 160.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Extrasensory
Japanese じんつうりき (Jintsūriki)
German Sondersensor
French Extrasenseur
Italian Extrasenso
Spanish Paranormal

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Attacks with a peculiar power. May cause flinching.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The user attacks with an odd power that may make the foe flinch.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user attacks with an odd, unseeable power. It may also make the foe flinch.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user attacks with an odd, unseeable power. It may also make the target flinch.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user attacks with an odd, unseeable power. This may also make the target flinch.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user attacks with an odd, unseeable power. This may also make the target flinch.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Extrasensory at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Vulpix
#037 / Fire
Level 31
Vulpix
Alolan Vulpix
#037 / Ice
Level 31
Exeggcute
#102 / Grass · Psychic
Level 47
Hoothoot
#163 / Normal · Flying
Level 22
Noctowl
#164 / Normal · Flying
Level 23
Raikou
#243 / Electric
Level 1
Raikou
#243 / Electric
Level 64
Entei
#244 / Fire
Level 1
Entei
#244 / Fire
Level 64
Suicune
#245 / Water
Level 64
Lugia
#249 / Psychic · Flying
Level 23
Ho-oh
#250 / Fire · Flying
Level 23
Nuzleaf
#274 / Grass · Dark
Level 36
Baltoy
#343 / Ground · Psychic
Level 31
Claydol
#344 / Ground · Psychic
Level 31
Chimecho
#358 / Psychic
Level 22
Bronzor
#436 / Steel · Psychic
Level 39
Bronzong
#437 / Steel · Psychic
Level 42
Uxie
#480 / Psychic
Level 50
Mesprit
#481 / Psychic
Level 50
Azelf
#482 / Psychic
Level 50
Tornadus
Incarnate Forme
#641 / Flying
Level 25
Reshiram
#643 / Dragon · Fire
Level 43
Landorus
Incarnate Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Level 25
Greninja
#658 / Water · Dark
Level 49
Meowstic
Female
#678 / Psychic
Level 35
Drampa
#780 / Normal · Dragon
Level 37
Tapu Lele
#786 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 48

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Extrasensory as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.

Vulpix
Alolan Vulpix
#037 / Ice
Field
Ninetales
Alolan Ninetales
#038 / Ice · Fairy
Field
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Field